It is monsoon and you think you cannot go out because of the rain? Well then you need to put aside such silly thoughts and go out to explore the beauty of the monsoon in some states of India itself. Today we are going to help you know some of the places in India which you should hit during the monsoon season so that next time during the rains, you do not have to sit back at home feeling totally bored.
Places you should check out:
Gangtok, Sikkim- Situated in the Himalaya Mountains, Sikkim is a place worth going during the monsoon season. It is very very sparsely populated and if you want to go out from the din and bustle of the city life then you should go for it right away. There are a lot of places where you could go in Sikkim and these are namely- Enchey Monastery, Tsomgo Lake, Ridge and Nathula pass. It receives heavy rainfall in the months of June to August. And this is the time when the place becomes the most beautiful.
Darjeeling, West Bengal-
It is named as the perfect monsoon gateway of India and is well known for the tea industry along with popular tourist place. Darjeeling is located in the foot of the Himalayas. Due to the surrounding hills, Darjeeling receives heavy rainfall. Rangeet valley is one of the main spot of attraction and the flora and fauna of the place is worth watching.
This is the place that receives the highest amount of rainfall in the whole year. It is surrounded by the beautiful valleys of Khasi and Jayanti hills. You can get to explore their beauty of the monsoon when you are going for sightseeing. It has innumerable waterways and those are worth watching.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands-
This Union territory has a group of about 570 islands and is a totally eco friendly tourist destination with beautiful silver beaches and mesmerizing natural beauty. It also supports a number of wildlife and has a very friendly ambience. It is best to hit the place during the monsoon season when the place is at its best.
It is a very popular yet small hill station in the state of Kerala. It is one of the hottest spots to be visited during the monsoon season. It has all that you could ever ask for- green scenery all around, backwaters, houseboats and so on. There is a lot to see everywhere that you go. It is the home to a large number of Indian Elephants and also for different kinds of other animals.
For the nature lovers and the bird watchers, it is a great place indeed. The beauty of this place will captivate you for long, and if you come to this place during the monsoon season then this place is sure to addict you. It has numerous ghats and waterfalls spread all over.
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